Antoninus Pius, AD 138 to 161. Silver denarius.

Ancient Coins - Antoninus Pius, AD 138 to 161. Silver denarius.
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Denomination : Silver denarius. . Mint : Rome

Date : issue of AD 138

Reference : Sear-not listed.  BMC 4, 8.  C-68.

Size : 16.5 x 17.8 mm.  Weight : 3.48 grams.

Grade : gVF and very well-centred.

Obverse : Head of Antoninus Pius right, with IMP T AEL CAES HADRI ANTONINVS around.

Reverse : Diana standing right, holding a bow and arrow, with AVG PIVS P M TR P COS DES II around.

This is an interesting part of the Antoninus Pius series, struck in the first year of his reign, using his adoptive name of Hadrianus, and with the reverse inscription a continuation from the obverse.

Price SKU: vcoin3497
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Rates for: 01/23/18

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